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Nick Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Todd Woodbridge

Nick Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Todd Woodbridge

Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios` previous outbursts and bad behaviour have meant that umpires are probably keeping a closer eye on him than his opponents, according to compatriot Todd

Oct 09, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
Tennis: Coric ousts Wawrinka in Shanghai opener, Klahn stuns Kyrgios

Tennis: Coric ousts Wawrinka in Shanghai opener, Klahn stuns Kyrgios

Coric, seeded 13th, will next face American qualifier Bradley Klahn, who claimed a hard-fought 4-6 6-4 6-3 win over Nick Kyrgios.

Oct 09, 2018, 00:23 AM IST
Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki beats Anastasij Sevastova to claim China Open title

Tennis: Caroline Wozniacki beats Anastasij Sevastova to claim China Open title

Wozniacki claimed her first China Open title in 2010 when she jumped to the top of the WTA rankings for the first time.

Oct 07, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Tennis: Qualifier Daniil Medvedev stuns Ken Nishikori to win Japan Open title

Tennis: Qualifier Daniil Medvedev stuns Ken Nishikori to win Japan Open title

Medvedev has defeated Milos Raonic and Diego Schwartzmann en route to Sunday`s final and did not drop a single service game in his last three matches.

Oct 07, 2018, 15:56 PM IST
Tennis: Nishikori through to Japan Open final against Medvedev

Tennis: Nishikori through to Japan Open final against Medvedev

Gasquet’s spirit appeared broken as Nishikori comfortably broke the 32-year-old’s serve at the first time, wrapping up the second set in just 33 minutes.

Oct 06, 2018, 18:08 PM IST
Tennis: Vishwakarma stuns favourite Kadhe to emerge champion, Mahak defends title at Fenesta Nationals

Tennis: Vishwakarma stuns favourite Kadhe to emerge champion, Mahak defends title at Fenesta Nationals

Kadhe who ended as a runner-up for the third time at the Nationals said it was a "tough" day for him.

Oct 06, 2018, 16:44 PM IST
Serena Williams keen to 'move on' from US Open row

Serena Williams keen to 'move on' from US Open row

The 23-time Grand Slam champion lost the decider in straight sets to Japan's Naomi Osaka after a fiery confrontation with chair umpire Carlos Ramos

Sep 24, 2018, 16:37 PM IST
Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev lead the way as Team Europe retain Laver Cup

Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev lead the way as Team Europe retain Laver Cup

Roger Federer`s 6-7(5) 7-6(8) 10-7 victory over American John Isner put the Europeans just three points from their victory with Alexander Zverev ensuring a composed finish against Kevin Anderson 

Sep 24, 2018, 09:28 AM IST
Laver Cup: Anderson beats Djokovic again as Team World hits back

Laver Cup: Anderson beats Djokovic again as Team World hits back

The South African blasted 17 aces past the Serbian world number three in a 7-6(5) 5-7 10-6 victory as Team World rallied to win the final two matches

Sep 23, 2018, 12:41 PM IST
Pan Pacific Open final: Efficient Pliskova proves too strong for ''tired'' Osaka

Pan Pacific Open final: Efficient Pliskova proves too strong for ''tired'' Osaka

Osaka, supremely confident and in top form coming into the contest on the back of 10 consecutive wins, appeared uncertain as her Czech opponent broke serve once in each set to triumph in 64 minutes

Sep 23, 2018, 12:17 PM IST
Europe leads Laver Cup despite shock defeat for star duo

Europe leads Laver Cup despite shock defeat for star duo

Sock and Anderson found their rhythm in the second set, taking advantage of a Federer double fault at 4-4 in the 10-point match tiebreaker, holding on for a critical triumph

Sep 22, 2018, 15:49 PM IST
Osaka wins 10th straight match to power into Tokyo final

Osaka wins 10th straight match to power into Tokyo final

The U.S. Open champion recorded her 10th victory in a row against Italy`s Camila Giorgi 6-2 6-3 and will face world number eight Pliskova in the final

Sep 22, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
Rafael Nadal to skip ATP Asian swing due to knee injury

Rafael Nadal to skip ATP Asian swing due to knee injury

World number one Rafael Nadal on Wednesday said he would skip the Asian leg of the ATP tour to recover from the knee injury he picked up at the U.S. Open. 

Sep 20, 2018, 21:04 PM IST
Croatia’s Borna Coric sets up Davis Cup final with France

Croatia’s Borna Coric sets up Davis Cup final with France

Borna Coric kept his cool to prevail in a thrilling winner-takes-all duel with fellow young gun Frances Tiafoe on Sunday and steer Croatia into the final of the Davis Cup for the second time in three

Sep 16, 2018, 23:26 PM IST
Naomi Osaka not disheartened by Serena Williams row in U.S. Open final

Naomi Osaka not disheartened by Serena Williams row in U.S. Open final

Naomi Osaka said Serena Williams`s row with the umpire during the U.S. Open final had not altered her feelings about winning a Grand Slam largely because she had no idea how she was supposed to react

Sep 13, 2018, 16:34 PM IST
Novak Djokovic defeats Juan Martin del Potro for third US Open title

Novak Djokovic defeats Juan Martin del Potro for third US Open title

Djokovic now has 14 Grand Slam wins and equals Pete Sampras.

Sep 10, 2018, 06:22 AM IST
Serena Williams points towards sexism in tennis after controversial US Open final

Serena Williams points towards sexism in tennis after controversial US Open final

Serena Williams lost the match to Japan's Naomi Osaka after a number of outbursts against chair umpire Carlos Ramos. " I don't cheat. You've robbed me of a game," she was heard telling him.

Sep 09, 2018, 09:35 AM IST
In match filled with drama, Japan's Naomi Osaka defeats Serena Williams to win US Open

In match filled with drama, Japan's Naomi Osaka defeats Serena Williams to win US Open

Serena Williams was handed a violation code when her coach was reportedly seen giving her instructions. The veteran tennis star was upset, outraged and eventually humbled.

Sep 09, 2018, 06:33 AM IST
US Open: Rafael Nadal's repeat bid in NYC derailed by injury

US Open: Rafael Nadal's repeat bid in NYC derailed by injury

Rafael Nadal suffered from knee soreness but braved the pain for some time into the match. In the end, it was just too much.

Sep 08, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
US Open 2018: Kei Nishikori avenges Marin Cilic loss to enter semis

US Open 2018: Kei Nishikori avenges Marin Cilic loss to enter semis

Kei Nishikori advanced to the U.S. Open semi-finals on Wednesday with a grinding 2-6 6-4 7-6(5) 4-6-6-4 win over Marin Cilic, gaining a small measure of revenge on the man who crushed his grand slam

Sep 06, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

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